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Gleaners has expanded our food distributions to help feed those in need.

Click the button below for an up-to-the-minute list and calendar of our mobile distributions. Find fresh food at a location near you.

Serving Southeastern Michigan Since 1977

To achieve a healthy, hunger-free community by empowering the people we serve through education, advocacy, access, and community engagement; building strong, collaborative partnerships with others in the community who also win when hunger is solved; setting best practices; and cultivating and fostering an energizing and spirited workforce.

News and Updates

Gleaners: Help Make it a Hunger Free Summer for Kids in Our Community! 

Jun 15, 2022

Originally posted on WXYZ Summer break is a time when kids should be focused on playing with friends, enjoying the warm weather, and making fun memories—but for far too many…

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Soaring gas prices have Michigan businesses getting creative

Jun 14, 2022

Originally posted on Crain’s Detroit Business Gas prices in Michigan reached an average of more than $5 per gallon this week. The effects of soaring oil prices are seeping into…

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Soaring prices mean food banks face growing need, less food

Jun 13, 2022

Originally posted on Michigan Radio It was March when Stacy Averill noticed the lines were getting longer at Gleaners Community Food Bank distribution sites across Southeast Michigan. “Right now, we…

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Events & Food Drives

Hunger Free Summer 2022

Hunger Free Summer 2022

June 6 - August 31

Hunger doesn’t take a break for the summer—and neither does Gleaners. For the past 12 years, the Hunger Free Summer matching gift campaign has provided millions of meals over the summer to kids while they are out of school.

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Feds Feed Families Virtual Food Drive

July 1 - August 31

The Feds Feed Families Food Drive is a voluntary federal-wide and nationwide effort for employees to collect and donate food for those in need.

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Hunger Free Summer Food Fight

July 18 - August 31

Join the Hunger Free Summer Food Fight! July 18th – August 31st Gleaners is dedicated to serving as a reliable food resource for our communities, as it has for more…

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